Seattle Design Festival
From Aug. 15 to 23, the annual Seattle Design Festival will be providing both virtual and in-person events for people to engage with the arts and design in their communities. Wander around the Bellevue Arts Museum and see the best of Northwest art, craft, and design in Art Design at the BAM for free. If you’re wanting to stay home and enjoy the festival, there are plenty of ways to engage, including Thinkercyze, an online design and play space that presents a new activity each Wednesday from now until August 23. To see all the festival events, you can check out the calendar here.
Give Your Garden a Grow Up
What better time than now to give your garden a grow up! Bellevue Botanical Garden is presenting a webinar Wednesday, Aug. 19 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. with Laura Watson, who will present her tips for growing up your gardens with vines. Find more information about the event here.
Friday Night Dinner
Don’t feel like cooking this Friday? Then head on over to Finn Hill for its Friday night food trucks. The Ultimate Melt food truck will be serving up gourmet grilled cheeses this Friday, Aug. 14 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Take the whole family and enjoy offerings such as the Carne Asada Fiesta, with fresh queso fresco cheese and grilled carne asada beef or the We Brie Jammin with double crème brie and homemade fig aioli. You can check out the event’s Facebook page for more information.